• Alliance for Economic Success now partners with Michigan State University Extension, the Cadillac Area Chamber of Commerce, and Baker College of Cadillac to offer comprehensive economic development services for the Wexford and Missaukee Counties. Watch this space for information on many initiatives including:
    • Workforce Development and Training
    • Affordable Housing
    • Mitchell Street and Cadillac West Corridor strategic planning
    • COVID-relief grants and funding opportunities
    Fostering collaboration to build prosperity in rural northern Michigan.

We strive to provide business and community development services, resulting in solutions for and with businesses and communities, creating prosperity through partnerships.


AES brings the leadership to identify local priorities on which to build collaborations to enthusiastically promote the community capacity building needed to develop sustainable, prosperous communities.  We use our passion, diversity and humility to support these initiatives and provide integrity and ethical practices in achieving our goals.

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Conceptualize Cadillac’s Mitchell Street Corridor

We invite you to share your vision of Cadillac’s Mitchell Street Corridor. As we are in the beginning phases of our...

Quantitative & Qualitative Impact Assessment of Land Bank Activity in Michigan

Land banks in Michigan own and manage (i.e. upkeep, demolition, rehabilitation, new construction, vacant lot improvements, etc.) the most distressed residential, commercial and...

Starting a Business Workshops

Thursday, September 20, 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM West Shore Medical Education Center The Starting a Business workshop is intended for...


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